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ERIC Number: ED186012
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Pages: 17
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped in Denmark.
Larsen, John
This description is divided into four sections: (1) Danish library legislation for the blind and physically handicapped, (2) the history of library service to the blind, (3) the existing state of library service to the blind and physically handicapped, and (4) the future of such services. Ways to improve the "have-little" status of the blind and physically handicapped in Danish libraries are considered, with emphasis on the blind, though recommendations are included for services to other handicapped users. The production of talking books, as well as braille materials, is a major focus. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Denmark
Note: Paper presented at the Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (45th, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 27-September 1, 1979). Best copy available.